Weddings

Giando on the Water

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About

The skyline of Manhattan is unequalled in its scope and splendor. At night, when the lights of the city outnumber… and outshine… the stars in the sky, few sights on Earth can match its radiance. Over the years it has been an inspiration for many of our finest authors and artists.

Through window walls overlooking the East River, Giando on the Water enjoys breathtaking, panoramic views of the city and three world-famous bridges. With this as our inspiration, we created a dining experience that delights guests with exquisitely prepared cuisine presented in an atmosphere of sophistication and elegance. How could we do anything less?

For an exceptional wedding that will be spoken of for years to come, no other venue in New York compares to Giando on the Water. Our planners will transform your most special event into an unforgettable experience that each of your guests will savor.

But Giando is a fine restaurant, too. Visit us anytime; we’re open every day of the week. Giando is the perfect setting for an intimate dinner… a spectacular way to welcome out-of-town clients or guests to our city… a memorable and exciting venue for the grandest of celebrations… a uniquely New York treasure for you to enjoy and speak of for years to come.

At Giando we have the recipe for beautiful memories. .

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Dessert
Server(s)

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

4

Describe your venue:

Restaurant
Waterfront

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Lighting / Sound
Set Up

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside Cake
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Chairs
Dance Floor
Lighting
Tables
Tents

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November

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    Heather Getting married on 05/13/2022
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    Amazing venue

    Gorgeous views, great food, amazing price. You just can’t beat what they’re offering. Joe is amazing!
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    Camille Married on 08/14/2021
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    Spectacular Venue

    We couldn't have dreamed of a better wedding!! Giando is a truly breathtaking venue - you cannot beat the views! Plus, the food and service are top notch. We got married 3 weeks ago and people are still talking about the food at our wedding. Joe was amazing to work with throughout the process, including our COVID reschedule. Carmen, Liz, and Victor were all incredible during the actual event. We loved every second of our wedding and are SO happy we chose Giando. We HIGHLY recommend booking your wedding (or any other event) at Giando!
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    Julia Married on 06/12/2021
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    Amazing and fun wedding night

    I had my wedding at Giandos on June 12, 2021. To start, the venue is absolutely beautiful and the views are breath taking. I had the pleasure of dealing with Joe, and whenever I had an issue Joe was willing to listen and find a solution. The food was amazing, from cocktail hour, to dinner, down to the wedding cake. The servers were attentive and catered to my husband, myself, and our guests. Not to mention, the bartenders were a hit. The few hiccups in the road are outshined by the amazing experience we had overall at Giandos for our wedding. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone who asks. Thank you ALL for an amazing experience.

Awards

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  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner

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400 Kent Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11249
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